Undergraduate Alumni Stories

Kate Martyn: Accounting and Finance, 2012

"The support I got from Claire Mallanaphy, who was the Director of Studies, was just absolutely fantastic and I wouldn’t be where I am today without her support."

Read an interview with Kate.

Jiarui Yang: Accounting and Finance, 2015

"When I started my job, I realised that the content I learned from my degree was closely linked to the modern business world. It is exciting to apply what I learned into real practice."

Read an interview with Jiarui


Kagiso Mello: Accounting and Finance, 2019

"I was able to have mock interviews with the careers service and they put me in touch with previous graduates who had recently gone through KPMG’s recruitment process. This made it easy for me to ask questions and know what to expect on the day."

Read an interview with Kagiso.


Pete Diamond: Business Economics, 2014

"The knowledge and skills I learned and developed at University have been instrumental for my role."

Read an interview with Pete


Chloe Stafford: Business Studies with a Year in Industry, 2015

"My degree in Business Management gave me an in depth, theoretical understanding of how business's operate which I can apply within my practical work experiences."

Read an interview with Chloe


Kelly Walker: Business Studies with a Year in Industry, 2014

"I would not have my current role without my placement, which was also at Microsoft, as I was able to develop my skills and build networks."

You can read an interview with Kelly


Oliver Hall: Economics, 2014

"My degree prepared me well for my current role by providing me with a solid grounding in Macro and Microeconomics. It was also a goal of mine to start the University of Liverpool Economics Society which I achieved in 2013.”

You can read an interview with Oliver


Ellie Parrott: Economics, 2019

"The University were a massive help. I used the careers service a lot during my applications. I had already attended an internship application programme in my second year and found this incredibly helpful when applying for graduate jobs"

You can read an interview with Ellie.


Tom Jervis: International Business, 2015

"Being aware of the macro and microeconomic factors that affect markets, which becomes second nature in an economics degree, helps to add value when working with a client"

You can read an interview with Tom.


Khalida Abdulrahim: International Business, 2015

"My course provided me with a good understanding of economic and market conditions that affect multinational businesses, which I find useful in my current job role."

You can read an interview with Khalida.


Annie Mars-Jones: Marketing, 2016

"Whilst I loved the challenge of studying, I ended up developing much more than marketing knowledge during my time at university. The memories I have from my three years at university, and the network of friends I made are invaluable to me."

You can read an interview with Annie.


Sam Cartwright: Marketing with a Year in Industry, 2018

"I chose ULMS because I had my heart set on Marketing and Liverpool. The reputation of the Management School proceeds itself in a really positive way. I mean, achieving what the school has achieved in such a short space of time is pretty amazing."

You can read an interview with Sam.